This reminds me of… I have not cleaned the smudges off the windows in the children’s bedroom because I do not want to erase their little fingerprints, and the happy memories those fingerprints contain. 18 more words
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…As long as the cleavage exists between the particular and common interest, as long, therefore, as activity is not voluntarily, but naturally, divided, man’s own deed becomes an alien power opposed to him, which enslaves him instead of being controlled by him…while in communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.
The people who are not considered much educated do only those things that they have learned. The people who are considered educated also do things that they have learned, but use some ‘foreign’ word, definition or theory to justify why they do a particular thing, and in a particular way. 359 more words